Salon hair care specialist Sally Beauty has confirmed that its
Beauty Systems Group will lose its right to distribute L'Oreal
USA's professional beauty care products - a decision that is
expected to significantly impact...
Troubled cosmetic giant Revlon has set the terms for its share
offering, a move that aims to repay mounting debts due to the
failed launch of its Vital Radiance cosmetic line for older women
earlier this year.
Troubled cosmetics giant Revlon says it is about to refinance its
existing credit agreement as a means of strengthening its balance
sheet and increasing its investment levels, a move that will be
backed up by a share holder offering.
As expected troubled cosmetics player Revlon has amended it bank
credit agreement as a means of securing its short-term stability
after the company chose to withdraw its much maligned Vital
Radiance cosmetic line for old women.
In an open letter to members of the Parlux executive board, Glenn
Nussdorf, who has a 10.5 per cent stake in the company, has made
his point clear that he believes the proposed sale of the Perry
Ellis license agreement is 'not...
Parlux Fragrances says it has received a request from a shareholder
for approval to increase ownership in the company, the latest turn
in a series of events that has seen the company's share tumble more
than six-fold in the space...
Shareholders are demonstrating their dislike of the recent action
taken by Parlux Fragrance executive by filing a succession of
lawsuits claiming that company insiders had misled shareholders by
issuing misleading statements.
As Parlux Fragrances CEO Ilia Lekach withdraw his share buyout
offer on the back of pressure from shareholders, investor
confidence in the company is sending share prices into a dramatic
fall, which is likely to spell take-over bids.
BASF's hostile takeover bid for leading personal care supplier
Engelhard is looking more likely after it was acknowledged that the
Germany-based chemicals giant has been allowed to look at sections
of Engelhard's accounts.
Nextera Enterprises has acquired niche cosmetics producer Woodridge
Labs for $23.5m in cash, as part of the company's plans to expand
its presence into key areas of the fragmented personal care market.
Procter & Gamble's board of directors has unanimously agreed to
propose the declassification of its board structure and annual
election of directors to its shareholder AGM in October, a move
make it more accountable to shareholders.
Biotechnology company Helix BioMedix has announced that on 3 May
2004 it conducted the final closing under a private placement
equity financing, which raised a total of US$2.37 million (€1.95 m)
including US$1.1 million (€0.9 m) from...
The owners of the Gesparal Holding company, the Bettencourt family
and Nestlé, are to become direct shareholders of L'Oréal. The
company, which currently owns 53.8 per cent of L'Oreal's Capital
and 71.7 per cent of...
US cosmetic and personal care company Revlon on Friday announced
the completion of the rights offering the company launched on 16
May this year. At the same time Revlon said that the rights
offering was fully subscribed by the public.
German beauty care company Henkel has accepted a takeover offer
from US consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble for its 6.86 per
cent stake in German haircare company Wella, the company said on
Friday. P&G has been in control...
Swiss supplier of fragrance ingredients Givaudan has decided to
start a new share buy back programme of up to 800,000 registered
shares - representing 10 per cent of the share capital, announced
the board of directors this week.
German pharmaceutical group Henkel has acquired a stake of 6.86 per cent in the
share capital of Wella. Through a subsidiary, the group obtained
4.99 per cent of the common shares and 10.38 per cent of the
preferred non voting shares.